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Vigil held at LBSU for victims of Christchurch mosque shootings

Vigil held at LBSU for victims of Christchurch mosque shootings

March 25, 2019

More than 100 people of all communities gathered outside of E. James Brotman Hall Thursday evening to honor, remember and support those affected by the recent mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand. ...

94-year-old student has a passion for learning

94-year-old student has a passion for learning

Saad Kazi, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

Filed under Campus, Events, Features, News, Showcase, Today

In 1952, sheep were still roaming the fields of Long Beach State College, a small school that took hours of driving to find. A couple hundred students took classes on the newly formed campus each semest...

Lieutenant Governor visits ASI Senate for Q&A

Lieutenant Governor visits ASI Senate for Q&A

Perry Continente, Assistant News Editor

March 20, 2019

Filed under ASI, Campus, Events, Features, News, Showcase, Today

California Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis visited Long Beach State Wednesday to speak to students and hear their input on critical campus issues. Kounalakis’ arrival coincided with the weekly Associated Stude...

LBSU BMAC brings life to the LIFE project

LBSU BMAC brings life to the LIFE project

March 18, 2019

The Learning Independence for Empowerment Project, which assists those who struggle socially on campus, has seen an increase in participation due to the new location in the Bob Murphy Access Center. ...

ASI hosts Coffee with the Candidates

ASI hosts Coffee with the Candidates

March 13, 2019

Students grabbed coffee and talked with Associated Student Inc. executive candidates Wednesday to receive information for the upcoming senate election. The two candidates running for vice president and the two runnin...

LBSU rocketry team to compete in NASA competition

LBSU rocketry team to compete in NASA competition

March 11, 2019

For the past eight months, Long Beach Rocketry students have dedicated most of their nights designing and building their project in the Collaborative Autonomous Systems Laboratory on campus. To ensure...

We ‘fucking’ won: Daily 49er and Dig Magazine bag 20 awards

We ‘fucking’ won: Daily 49er and Dig Magazine bag 20 awards

March 3, 2019

When Daily 49er advisers warned student editors about the possible repercussions of printing the headline “Just fucking vote” on the cover of the newspaper, the staff took a risk. That front page wo...

Activists debate abortion law at ASI senate meeting

Activists debate abortion law at ASI senate meeting

Perry Continente, Assistant News Editor

February 21, 2019

Filed under Campus, Events, Long Beach, News, Showcase, Today

Students, alumni and advocates packed and overflowed the Associated Students Inc. Senate chambers on Wednesday to voice support or opposition for Senate Bill 24, which would require all University of California and California State Universities to provide medically induced abortions ...